September 22, 2016
Boeing appoints Jim Chilton President of Network & Space Businesses
Boeing veteran Jim Chilton will succeed Craig R. Cooning as president of the company’s Network & Space Systems (N&SS) businesses, effective Oct. 21.
September 20, 2016
Bombardier Business Aircraft sharpens its customer focus with reorganized leadership team
Bombardier Business Aircraft today announced strategic changes to its leadership team and organizational structure. The changes, which take effect immediately, are designed to optimize functional alignment...
September 19, 2016
Air BP appoints Jon Platt as new Chief Executive Officer
BP announced today the appointment of Jon Platt as chief executive of Air BP, the oil company’s global aviation business. Platt will assume his role on 1 October 2016 taking over from David Gilmour who has successfully led Air BP since 2013.
September 10, 2016
Rolls-Royce appoints Simon Kirby as Chief Operating Officer
Rolls-Royce announces today that Simon Kirby has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Simon will join Rolls-Royce in the coming months...
September 7, 2016
Asia Aviation Capital to appoint Stephane Daillencourt as President and Chief Executive Officer
AirAsia Berhad’s aircraft leasing unit Asia Aviation Capital Ltd (AACL) today announced that it has appointed Stéphane Daillencourt as its President and Chief Executive Officer effective 1 November 2016.
September 7, 2016
Boeing names Groberg Director of Veterans Outreach
Boeing today named Florent (Flo) Groberg director of Veterans Outreach, effective Sept. 2. He will be based in Washington, D.C.
August 29, 2016
Gulfstream appoints Jeannine Haas to the newly created Chief Marketing Officer position
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced that it has appointed Jeannine Haas to the newly created role of chief marketing officer (CMO). Haas reports to Mark Burns, president, Gulfstream, and is part of the company’s leadership team.
August 26, 2016
Air Marshal HS Arora AVSM takes over as Director General Air (Operations)
Air Marshal Harjit Singh Arora AVSM was commissioned in the IAF as a figher pilot in Dec 1981. He has over 2600 hours of operational flying on MiG 21, MiG 29 and other variants of aircraft in IAF inventory...
July 31, 2016
Air Marshal NJS Dhillon takes over as SASO WAC
Air Marshal NJS Dhillon AVSM takes over as Senior Air Staff Officer, Western Air Command, from Air Marshal B Suresh AVSM VM, who assumes appointment of Air Officer-in-Charge Personnel at Air Headquarters.
July 31, 2016
Air Marshal B Suresh assumes appointment of AOP
Air Marshal B Suresh AVSM VM assumes charge as Air Officer-in-Charge Personnel (AOP) at Air Headquarters today. A graduate of the 'Rashtriya Indian Military College', Dehradun and 'National Defence Academy' Kharakvasla, the Air Marshal was commissioned...
July 29, 2016
Thomas Gottschild takes over as Managing Director of MBDA Deutschland
Thomas Gottschild takes over the role of Managing Director of MBDA Deutschland GmbH and Executive Group Director Improvement. He will also be a member of the MBDA Executive Committee.
July 19, 2016
Dr. Guruprasad Mohapatra, IAS, takes over as Chairman, Airports Authority of India
Dr. Guruprasad Mohapatra, IAS Officer of Gujarat Cadre, (1986 Batch) in the rank of Additional Secretary to the Government of India, took over as Chairman, Airports Authority of India, today...
July 18, 2016
Boeing names Hyslop Chief Technology Officer
Boeing today named Greg Hyslop its chief technology officer (CTO), replacing John Tracy, a 35-year company veteran who served as CTO since 2006 and announced his retirement earlier this year.
July 12, 2016
Dassault Falcon Jet names James Hurley Senior Vice President of Eastern US and Canadian Sales
Dassault Falcon Jet recently elevated James Hurley to the position of Senior Vice President of Eastern U.S. and Canadian sales.
July 11, 2016
IBA welcomes new commercial director Adil Slimani
IBA (International Bureau of Aviation), a leading aviation consultancy, is pleased to announce the appointment of new Commercial Director Adil Slimani. Adil joins the team this month, where his role will be to develop the airline customer base and revenue streams, utilising his deep knowledge of operational support requirements on a global basis...
July 6, 2016
Jayant Sinha takes charge as Minister of State in Civil Aviation Ministry
Jayant Sinha took charge as Minister of State in the Civil Aviation Ministry today. Shri Sinha is the BJP MP from Hazaribagh constituency in Jharkhand.
July 4, 2016
Stéphane Cueille named head of R&T and Innovation at Safran
Effective July 1, 2016, Stéphane Cueille is named Safran Senior Executive Vice President, R&T and Innovation, and also joins the Executive Committee. He replaces Pierre Fabre, who is retiring.
June 21, 2016
Embraer announces John Slattery as its new Commercial Aviation President and CEO
Embraer announces that John Slattery will be the President and CEO for its Commercial Aviation business unit, effective as of July 2016.
July 13, 2016
AirAsia appoints Kathleen Tan as North Asia President
AirAsia today announced it has appointed Kathleen Tan as President of North Asia. She will be responsible for building AirAsia's market in China, Hong Kong, Macau, Japan, Korea and Taiwan.
June 13, 2016
Gulfstream makes two new aircraft sales appointments
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. recently named Mike West sales director, metro New York, and Jeff Cole sales director, Northeast US and Eastern Canada.
May 18, 2016
IndiGo announces the appointment of Rohit Philip as Chief Financial Officer
InterGlobe Aviation Ltd (IndiGo) today announced the appointment of Rohit Philip as Chief Financial Officer effective July 18, 2016. Rohit will report to Aditya Ghosh, President and Whole Time Director and he succeeds Pankaj Madan who is leaving IndiGo to pursue other interests.
May 11, 2016
Brad Haselhorst to lead Strategy and Business Development for Rockwell Collins’ Government Systems business
Rockwell Collins today announced that Brad Haselhorst has been promoted to vice president, Strategy and Business Development...
May 9, 2016
RUAG appoints David Ricklin as new Geneva site manager for business aviation services
RUAG Aviation is pleased to announce the appointment of David Ricklin as new General Manager at the company’s business aviation maintenance and FBO facility in Geneva, Switzerland, effective 1 May 2016.
May 3, 2016
Air Marshal PP Khandekar takes over as Air Officer-in-Charge Maintenance at Air Headquarters
Air Marshal PP Khandekar assumed the responsibilities of Air Officer-in-Charge Maintenance at Air HQ, New Delhi on 02 May 16.
May 3, 2016
New Directors take charge at BEL
Two new Directors have taken charge at Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) on May 1, 2016. They are Mr Girish Kumar, Director (Bangalore Complex), and Mr Nataraj Krishnappa, Director (Other Units).
April 28, 2016
NATA appoints Suran Wijayawardana of Alerion Aviation as Chairman of the Air Charter Committee
The National Air Transportation Association (NATA) has named Suran Wijayawardana, chief operating officer of Alerion Aviation as chairman of its Air Charter Committee.
April 25, 2016
Rockwell Collins announces senior leadership appointments
Rockwell Collins today announced that Jeff Standerski has been named senior vice president, People and Inclusion.
April 25, 2016
Global Jet Capital announces appointment of Greg Babcock as Vice President of Sale for Central USA
Global Jet Capital, a provider of financing solutions for large-cabin, long-range private jets, has appointed Greg Babcock as Vice President - Central USA Sales Region...
April 13, 2016
Board Recommends de Juniac for IATA DG and CEO
The International Air Transport Association announced a decision of its Board of Governors, unanimously approved at an IATA BoG meeting, to recommend Alexandre de Juniac, Chairman and CEO of Air France-KLM, to succeed retiring Director General and CEO, Tony Tyler.
April 10, 2016
Global Jet Capital appoints David Henderson as Managing Director, Asia Sales
Global Jet Capital, a provider of financing solutions for large-cabin, long-range private jets, has strengthened its presence in the growing Asia-Pacific market with the appointment of David Henderson as Managing Director, Asia Sales.
April 4, 2016
Aura Aviation makes its mark in India with the appointment of Srinivasa Rao
Following hard on the heels of a successful exhibition debut at the Hyderabad Air Show,Aura Aviation, the UK-headquartered aviation sales and consultancy business, has announced the appointment of Srinivasa (Srini) Rao as, Regional Director – India.
April 1, 2016
Think Big Digital appoints new Chief Executive Officer
Think Big Digital today announced the appointment of Dato’ Eddy Leong as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
March 29, 2016
Jeff Sare named vice president, Air Transport Cabin Solutions Sales and Marketing for Rockwell Collins
Rockwell Collins today announced that Jeff Sare has been named vice president, Air Transport Cabin Solutions Sales and Marketing.
March 14, 2016
Martin Fausset appointed as the CEO of Elbit Systems UK
Elbit Systems UK Limited (ESUK), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. (Elbit Systems), announced that Martin Fausset has been appointed as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with effect as of March 1, 2016.
March 11, 2016
Boeing CTO Tracy announces retirement plans; new leaders named
Boeing Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President, Engineering, Operations & Technology John Tracy has announced his intention to retire after 35 years of service...
March 8, 2016
NORDAM announces Bailey J. Siegfried as Vice President of culture, communication and corporate responsibility
NORDAM CEO Meredith Siegfried Madden today announced Bailey J. Siegfried will serve as the global aerospace leader’s vice president of culture, communication and corporate responsibility.
March 7, 2016
Esterline announces the selection of new India country leader
Esterline Corporation, a leading specialty manufacturer serving the global aerospace and defense markets, today announced that Rama Prasad has been appointed as VP and MD of Esterline India.
March 7, 2016
Eric Dalbiès named Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Herakles
Eric Dalbiès, Executive Vice President, Strategy and M&A at Safran, has been named Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Herakles. He succeeds Philippe Schleicher, who was recently appointed to another position at Safran.